Submitted by Nicholas QuadriniSt. Mark CouncilThe St. Mark Council 10874 recently held it's Strawberries and Ice Cream Charity Sale. The event took place over the Canada Day weekend at the annual Stouffville Strawberry Festival, an annual event which hosts vendors, charities, and festivities to celebrate Canada Day. The Council, alongside Circle 5486 and members of the St. Mark Parish community prepared the strawberries and sold them to members of the public on June 29th.
Submitted by Roger RichardSt. Theresa the Little FlowerThe Installations of the Officers from St. Theresa the Little Flower Council 16005 took place on June 23, 2019. In the picture, the officers are wearing Baldrics representing each Officers. The baldrics correspond with the color of their medals ribbons.
Submitted by Tim SalsiburyMSGR JAMES CORBETT WARREN MEMORIALBrother knights from Council 5073 were out in force on June 19th giving their time volunteering in support of the Nelson Youth Center Golf Tournament at Crosswinds Golf Course in Burlington. (Missing for the photograph is Brother John B.) The tournament was a huge success raising much need funds to support Nelson Youth Center to assist youth in Burlington.
Submitted by Hikmat Dandan St. Joseph Syriac Council St. Joseph Syriac Council # 17309 in Mississauga was born early June. Most Reverend Canada Syriac Bishop Mar Antoine Nassif & Rev. Abouna Khalid Karomi, presided over the Mass. The youth of the Syriac parish all wearing T shirts with the image of Our Lady carried the statue of The Blessed Virgin in a procession that ended by the Syriac Bishop Mar Antoine Nassif placing a crown on Mary's statue. It was a beautiful ceremony that shows the deep faith of the Syriac Catholic community. Vivat Jesus
Submitted by Jonathan WalshFr JT BolgerFr JT Bolger Council 6161, celebrated our 50th Anniversary. June 11, 1969, the council was formed at St. Francis De Sales Church in Pickering, Ontario. The evening celebrations were lead by Grand Knight Tony Carvalho. Please visit our website to see photos from the evening and some of the honoured guests, Msgr. Brad Massman, founding member Brother Bill Featherstone www.kofc6161.org
Submitted by Tim SalisburyMSGR JAMES CORBETT WARREN MEMORIALCouncil 5073 hosted it’s 12th Annual Golf tournament at Lowville Golf Course in Burlington on June 4th in support of local charities the council supports in the Burlington area. Tournament participants enjoyed a wonderful lunch and dinner with 18 holes of golf with the wonderful backdrop of the escarpment. A good time was had by all – special thanks to the tournament sponsors, companies that donated prizes and to member of the council who worked to make this an event a success.
Submitted by Hikmat DandanSt. Joseph Syriac CouncilSt. Joseph Syriac Council # 17309 in Mississauga was born early June. Most Reverend Canada Syriac Bishop Mar Antoine Nassif & Rev. Abouna Khalid Karomi, and 4 deacons also joined the Admission Degree that was run by our State Deputy Elect Sir Knight David Peters assisted by District Deputy 102 Bro. Joseph Remedios and Grand Knight Hikmat Dandan. The Syriac Catholic community in Iraq & the middle east is one of the oldest Christian Communities in the world that existed 80 years after the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ and who till today speak [...]
Submitted by Hikmat Dandan St. Joseph Syriac Council Ontario State Deputy elect, SK David Peters, PFN & present Faithful Admiral & Senior Commander of Fr. Gregory Kelly Assembly arranged an Honor Guard for the Mass at The End of The Holy Month of Mary which was a blessing to coincide with the second Admission degree of St. Joseph Syriac Council. Many Sir Knights from Fr. Gregory Assembly and from St. Andre Bessette Assembly also participated. Vivat Jesus.
Submitted by SK Hikmat Michel DandanJesus The King CouncilTo honour the ongoing support of Jesus The King Council, North York Harvest Food Bank presented a Certificate of Appreciation to Grand Knight Hikmat Dandan for continuously supporting the food bank over a period of 5 years, during their inaugural Community Salute on Saturday, June 1. Their Executive Director personally thanked GK Hikmat for the support during which approximately 5 tons of food were collected for the food bank. Over 47,000 individuals across Toronto were impacted last year by the food bank's various programs. 16,000 persons use the food bank each month. The [...]
Submitted by Hikmat DandanSt. Joseph Syriac CouncilThe first Admission Degree of St. Joseph Syriac Council in Mississauga was arranged by our State Deputy Elect Sir Knight David Peters assisted by Past Master Bro. Joe Mathews, District Deputy 102 Bro. Joseph Remedios, Grand Knight Hikmat Dandan & Bro. Fadi Binno from Jesus The King. Rev. Abouna Khalid Karomi, and 4 deacons also joined the Admission Degree.